New Zealand pepper tree

noun

Definition of New Zealand pepper tree

: an aromatic and pungent evergreen tree (Drimys axillaris) with pinnate leaves and greenish flowers succeeded by red berrylike drupes

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“New Zealand pepper tree.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/New%20Zealand%20pepper%20tree. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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